Gallery image tags allow cross-site scripting

gallery-img-tag-xss (23341) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Gallery is vulnerable to cross-site scripting, caused by a vulnerability in the Add Image From Web feature. A remote attacker could create a Web page containing malicious embedded script within img tags, which, once the victim loads the image from the page, would be executed in the victim's Web browser within the security context of the hosting site.


Gain Access


Upgrade to the latest version of Gallery (2.0.2 or later), available from the Gallery Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Gallery Gallery 2.0
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Beta 2
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Alpha 1
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 RC 2
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 RC 1
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Beta 3
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Beta 1
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Alpha 4
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Alpha 3
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0 Alpha 2
  • Gallery Gallery 2.0.1
  • Gallery Gallery CVS prior 2005-11-26


Nov 30, 2005

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